Things To Add To Your Pecans To Make Them Extra Fun
Posted by Julie on 16th Jun 2022
Plain or salted pecans are easy, go-to snacks for many people. As much as we enjoy its natural buttery taste, there is no need to hold back on exploring the other different flavors that could complement it. It’s time for a quick snack upgrade! Try adding these to your favorite Cane River pecans and see how they make everything better.
- Melted Chocolate - Using melted chocolate to coat or dip your fancy shelled pecan halves in is a classic. If you are yet to try chocolates with pecans, then you are definitely missing out! The sweetness of chocolates goes perfectly well with the nuts’ earthy buttery flavors. They make a good sweet and salty combination that’s incredibly addicting. It’s the perfect snack for kids and adults alike.
- Cinnamon - Get a taste of the holidays any time of the year by dusting your pecan halves with some cinnamon. Your pecans will be lightly spiced but the cinnamon will really bring out its natural flavors. Pecans with cinnamon also make for a quick but unique snack that you can serve to your guests. When the holidays come, then you are already equipped with a simple yet tasty snack recipe!
- Apples And Cranberries - If you are aiming for an extra healthy snack, adding slices of apples and cranberries with your pecans will give you a nutritious mix. This combination is also fun to eat because there is a variety in flavor and texture. Apples, cranberries, and pecan halves are great finger foods for when you are relaxing in your yard, watching a movie, or just chilling on the couch. It’s a simple way to be chill and eat healthily!
- Raisins And Cashews - From a scrumptious pecan mix, you would also want to make your own trail mix with raisins and cashews. Of course, you can always just enjoy it at home. Raisins and cashews have always been best buds with pecan nuts. Sprinkle some salt or sugar to give your mix some subtle flavoring and you are all set!